Figure 1 Publishing

Art + Design


Canadian Women Artists in the Modern Moment

Sarah Milroy et al. In collaboration with The McMichael Canadian Art Collection

“The process of the growth of a nation’s art is the process of the growth of the soul of a nation, of the conscience of that nation.”

—Paraskeva Clark

Book Description

A monument to the talent of Canadian women artists in the interwar period, Uninvited: Canadian Women Artists in the Modern Moment provides a full and diverse cross-country survey of the art made by women during this pivotal time, incorporating the work of both settler and Indigenous visual artists in a stirring affirmation of the female creative voice.

Upcoming exhibition dates:

Glenbow: opens April 9 2022

Vancouver Art Gallery: June 2022 to Jan 2023

National Gallery of Canada: March 2023 to August 2023



“New Books About History’s Women Artists”

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  • Hardcover
  • 10 × 11 inches
  • 320 pages
  • 978-1-77327-119-4
  • $60 CAD / $50 USD
  • September 2021